parenting

Expert reveals the key to pandemic parenting

More than seven months after lockdowns first went into effect, families are feeling the strain. An expert shares her tips for how to repair the family bonds and find joy.
Read More
Woman on a motorcycle

Slacker and Steve - GMD - She found a way to honor her father, but her husband says it's too dangerous 10/8 (Audio)

Click to listen to Slacker and Steve try to help Justin and Crystal. They're married with two kids, and Crystal is thinking about getting her kids involved with her hobby. She grew up around motorcycles, helped her dad repair them, and wants to make similar memories with her kids. Justin thinks...
Read More
Sad Little Boy

Slacker and Steve - GMD - What Happened to Mom? 9/17 (Audio)

Click to listen to Slacker and Steve try to help Mike and Erin. They adopted their nephew, Lucas, after Mike’s sister passed. Lucas is six, and he’s starting to ask questions. Here’s where it gets dark. Mike’s sister committed suicide. Mike wants to tell Lucas the truth of what happened, but Erin...
Read More
Pregnancy Cravings

Slacker and Steve - Amber's Had Some Weird Cravings Lately...9/10 (Audio)

Click to listen to Slacker and Steve talk about pregnancy cravings. We're just two dudes so we don't know what pregnancy cravings are like, and we are so happy about that. What in the world...What was your pregnancy craving?
Read More
Guy on the Computer

Slacker and Steve - GMD - She Saved for His College, but He Wants to Spend the Money on Something Else 9/10 (Audio)

Slacker and Steve are trying to help mother Julia and son Derrick. Derrick loves computers. He’s currently in college, but wants to drop out and become the next big name in computing. He’s already won some awards for it. He thinks college is a joke, all of his classes are online and he feels like...
Read More
Grieving Woman

Slacker and Steve - OPP - She's Worried Something from Her Past Will Come Back In Her Future 9/9 (Audio)

Click to listen to Slacker and Steve try to help Jillian. She's been dating this guy for less than a year, and she hasn’t been fully honest about her past. She had a kid a few years ago, and she put the baby up for adoption. It’s a completely open adoption, and Jillian has been staying informed...
Read More
Child Drawing on Their Face

Slacker and Steve - If You Give Them a Chance, Kids Will Get Into Anything! 9/9 (Audio)

Click to listen to Slacker and Steve talk about parenting. Kids, man. They will get into anything and everything. What happened with your kids that made you scream "I turned my head for one second!?"
Read More
Annoyed Nanny

Slacker and Steve - OPP - Does Anybody Talk About Anything OTHER Than Their Kids? 8/24 (Audio)

Click to listen to Slacker and Steve try to help Michelle. Kids can be cute. Well some of them. And only at certain times. At least that's what Michelle thinks. She's tired of seeing photos of her friend's kids all over social media. Not everyone cares about the booger filled drawing they made. She...
Read More
Mom Cleaning with Son

Slacker and Steve - GMD - She Loves a Clean House, but Is She Stifling Her Son's Creativity? 8/6 (Audio)

Click to listen to Slacker and Steve host Great Mate Debate. Michelle likes to have everything organized. Even before having a son with her husband, Mark, she was very tidy and organized. Now, their son is four years old, and Mark thinks Michelle is being too much of a neat freak, and needs to back...
Read More
Man with Son

Slacker and Steve - OPP - His Boyfriend Is Amazing...Except for One Thing 8/5 (Audio)

Click to listen to Slacker and Steve try to help Brian. He's recently started dating this guy, and this guy has a kid from a past relationship. Brian's boyfriend has been very honest about his kid, but Brian doesn't know if he's ready to be a step parent. Brian hasn't met the son yet, but his...
Read More

Pages